John Haggerty

Novelist, Short Story Writer, Essayist

Selected Publications

My work has appeared or soon will in over sixty literary journals including Michigan Quarterly Review, Confrontation, Indiana Review, Fourteen Hills, Nimrod, The Pinch, and Santa Monica Review. Here are some that are available online:

Michigan Quarterly Review (nonfiction)

Salon.com (nonfiction)

Baltimore Review (literary)

Craft Literary (literary)

Carolina Quarterly (satire)

Smokelong Quarterly (literary)

New Orleans Review (literary)

Matchbook (literary)

Monkeybicycle (humor)

Hobart (literary)

War, Literature & the Arts (literary)

Vestal Review (literary)

PANK (humor)

Pseudopod (horror originally published by Shock Totem)

Awards and Honors

Winner,
CRAFT Elements Contest (2020)

Winner,
No Contest (2020)

Finalist,
Wabash Prize in Fiction (2019)

Finalist,
Royal Nonesuch Humor Writing Contest (2015)

Winner,
Clark-Gross Award in the Novel (2014/2015)

Winner,
Literal Latté Short Short Contest (2014)

Winner,
The Pinch Literary Award in Fiction (2013)

Honorable Mention,
Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Fiction (2013)

Finalist,
James Jones First Novel Fellowship (2013)

Honorable Mention,
Able Muse Write Prize (2013)

Finalist,
Flatt Prize (2012)

Finalist,
Subito Press Prose Contest (2012)

Finalist,
Scott Prize (2011)

Runner-up,
Bridport Prize (2007)

Images by Courtney Smith.